EVANSTON, Ill. (CBS) — Four people escaped an apartment fire Wednesday morning in north suburban Evanston.
The fire started around 7:30 a.m. in a garden apartment at 1249 Judson Avenue.READ MORE: CPD: Woman Fatally Shot By Accidental Gun Discharge In McKinley Park
Evanston Fire Department Division Chief Kimberly Kull said when firefighters arrived, the four people who live in the apartment had already escaped the flames.
Firefighters extinguished the blaze within minutes or arriving.READ MORE: Surveilence Video Shows Moments Leading To The Arrest Of Allan M. Brown, Suspect In Kenosha Police Shooting
One person suffered from smoke inhalation, but Kull said it was unclear if that person was taken to a hospital.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.MORE NEWS: 5 Wounded In Mass Shooting In Chatham
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